Last Updated: Thursday, March 13, 2014, 17:31
South Sudan`s Army on Thursday said it was battling rebels in the strategic oil city of Malakal, the latest clashes in the nearly three-month-long conflict.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 05, 2014, 19:38
Fighting broke out in a military barracks in war-torn South Sudan`s capital Juba on Wednesday, witnesses said, although the cause of the clashes were not immediately clear.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014, 00:36
Patients in South Sudan have been shot to death in their hospital beds and medical facilities have been looted and burned to the ground, forcing the aid group Doctors Without Borders to examine its operations here.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 30, 2014, 19:46
Human Rights Watch demanded Thursday a full investigation into atrocities committed in war-torn South Sudan, reporting that in one town alone scores of both unburied bodies and fresh graves.
Last Updated: Monday, January 27, 2014, 21:48
UN aid chief Valerie Amos toured war-torn South Sudan Monday amid a growing humanitarian crisis, with rebels and government accusing each other of breaking a ceasefire aimed at ending the conflict.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 26, 2014, 02:24
The government and rebels in South Sudan traded accusations on Saturday of breaking a ceasefire deal supposed to calm violence that has driven half a million people from their homes.
Last Updated: Saturday, January 25, 2014, 13:50
Government troops and rebels in South Sudan still fought sporadic battles after a ceasefire came into force on Saturday, the United Nations said.
Last Updated: Friday, January 24, 2014, 00:42
South Sudan`s government and rebels on Thursday signed a ceasefire agreement, pledging to halt fighting within 24 hours and end more than a month of intense fighting, a correspondent witnessed.
Last Updated: Saturday, January 18, 2014, 14:08
Battles between government troops and rebels raged in South Sudan, as the UN said child soldiers had joined the more than month-long conflict with atrocities committed on both sides.
Last Updated: Friday, January 17, 2014, 15:04
South Sudan`s army said Friday it has been unable to contact its forces fighting in the key oil-town of Malakal as rebels claimed to control it.
Last Updated: Friday, January 10, 2014, 20:31
Rival teams from South Sudan`s government and opposition reviewed a ceasefire proposal from mediators Friday, with the issue of detainees remaining a sticking point in peace talks.
Last Updated: Friday, January 10, 2014, 18:28
South Sudan`s government said Friday it was mobilising thousands of additional troops as it battled to recapture two rebel-held cities, although regional mediators insisted they were still hopeful for a ceasefire.
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